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Brian Kay – Conductor

Brian KayBrian was a founder member of the King’s Singers, and since then has had an illustrious career in broadcasting, as listeners to Radio 2, 3 and 4 will know well.

His television appearances have included the competitions to find the Cardiff Singer of the World and the Choir of the Year, and the New Year’s Day Concert from Vienna. He has twice won a Sony Award as Music Presenter of the Year, including the coveted Gold Award in 1996.

Brian was also conductor of Vaughan Williams’s Leith Hill Musical Festival  for 21 years and is currently the Principal Conductor of The Really Big Chorus, with which he regularly conducts massed voices in venues ranging from London’s Royal Albert Hall to the exotic surroundings of Beijing.

In addition he is also the Vice-President of the Association of British Choral Directors and the Royal School of Church Music.

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